international release: 5th November 2020
Pritam ji was born into a musical family – grandfather Late Shri Jaharlal Ghoshal was a well-known singer & percussionist, father Shri Arun Kumar Ghoshal is a violinist and uncles – Shri Barun Kumar Ghoshal and Shri Arup Kumar Ghoshal – are each a percussionist & a vocalist, respectively.
Pritam’s first lesson in vocal music was at the age of 14 from his father. He was introduced to the sarod by Shri Pranab Naha, disciple of the great sarod maestro Pandit Radhika Mohan Moitra. In 1995 he received the blessings of from the legendary sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan and has since been his disciple.
Pritam is a Sarod Player full of energy and modern approach towards his music. His purity of notes, resonant strokes and clarity are the key to his soulful Sarod which transports the audience to sublime dimensions.
Along with great talent, Pritam ji also carries kindness and a disarming fondness for food.